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It’s a Banshee

by George Williams on July 26, 2017 in Aviation -- 41 Comments

Yes, folks, this is the Kittyhawk 1/48 F2H-2 Banshee. I don’t think I need to go into the history of the plane as you guys already know far more about it than me, suffice to say that it’s a jet […]

Hasegawa 1/48 RAAF P-40E-1 Kittyhawk I

by Tom Cleaver on July 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

The P-40E-1 was produced for service with the RAF under Lend-Lease, where it was known as the Kittyhawk. The aircraft served primarily in the Middle East and Far East, where it was the first fighter equipment for the RAAF. As […]

Hasegawa 1/48 P-40E Kittyhawk….

by Stan Traas on February 12, 2017 in Aviation -- 27 Comments

Well, good people keep trying to drag me from the dark side to the light….. and I always resist. Except for this time- A good kop (whose favorite A/C is the P-40) dared/cajoled me into doing a Kittyhawk. Credit for […]

Curtis P 40M Kittyhawk, A29-359, 86 Sqn RAAF Dutch New Guinea 1944.

by Allan J Withers on November 22, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 Academy, my third Kittyhawk so far, I modified a few things, finished in Polly Scale acrylics and MM enamels with Matt Cote over Tally Ho decals, this aircraft was flown by Sqn Ldr Stan Galton.

Curtis P 40E Kittyhawk, A29-41, 75 Sqn RAAF Port Moresby 1942.

by Allan J Withers on October 17, 2016 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

1/72 Academy, the second of my Kittyhawks so far, I modified a few things, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Tamiya X22, + X21 over Aussie and Badger decals. Flown by Flt Lt Les Jackson DFC and Bar with […]

Curtis P 40N Kittyhawk, A29-572, 78 Sqn RAAF Noemfoor Island 1944.

by Allan J Withers on October 3, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 Hasegawa, the first of my three kittyhawks so far, I fitted some brass tube and wire to the propeller, finished in MM enamels with MM 10000 and 30000 acrylics over Aussie decals, flown by Flt Sgt D A Smyth.

Camouflage & Markings – Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk/Warhawk

by Editor on September 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Here’s another selection of the color schemes carried by the Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk/Warhawk during its extensive service career. All artwork has been kindly contributed by Mr Rick Kent. In 1939, Curtiss-Writght went about developing a fighter to replace the P-40B/C […]

1/48 Hasegawa P-40E flown by George Preddy

by Brian Scott on July 30, 2016 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Finally done after a year. Flown by the awesome Lt. George Preddy of the 9th FS /49th based at Darwin , Australia February 1942. After this he came back to USA and joined the 352nd FG Cheers Brian

1/48 Pro-Modeler P-40E Warhawk.

by Tom Bebout on July 15, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

I believe this kit was a re-pop of a Hasagawa kit, but I could be wrong. Started some time ago but lost interest so it sat for six months. Finally finished her and is another three foot model added to […]

1:72 Airfix Kittyhawk

by Michelle Edwards on December 30, 2015 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

This is the last of my 2014 builds, and as always one of Airfix’s new tools and a joy to build. Finished with the kit decals and using Tamiya paints.